Basaveshwar Veerashaiva Vidyavardhaka Sangha, Bagalkote was established by His Holiness Shri Gurubasava Mahaswamiji of Bilur in the year 1906, with an intention of bringing education to the doorstep to the people of this regionSince then the sangha has grewn tremendously and presently under its umbrellais has more than 170 institutions. . All these institutions are involved in imparting knowledge and quality education of top class in the fields of Primary, Secondary Education, Pharmacy, Law, Nursing, Engineering, Dental, Medical and many more.
The long cherished desire of the Sangha to provide higher and quality education in health care sector has become a reality in 1992 with the establishment of Hangal Shri Kumareshwar College of Pharmacy. Since its inception the institute has focused its attention on academics, research and training to the talents of students giving special emphasis on the development of their over all. The institute meticulously train and prepare students to provide pharmacy services to public as per the need of the time.